brawny


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characterized by marked muscular development; powerfully built

Synonyms for brawny

(of a person) possessing physical strength and weight

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He said the gods could not drown him even though they had tried to do so, and when Neptune heard this large talk, he seized his trident in his two brawny hands, and split the rock of Gyrae in two pieces.
In the days when the spinning-wheels hummed busily in the farmhouses-- and even great ladies, clothed in silk and thread-lace, had their toy spinning-wheels of polished oak--there might be seen in districts far away among the lanes, or deep in the bosom of the hills, certain pallid undersized men, who, by the side of the brawny country-folk, looked like the remnants of a disinherited race.
So, right now, we are holding a casting call for brawny men and you girls are going to find your partners for your photoshoot.
The brawny Italian model, who was an undergraduate lecturer, holds a PhD in mechanical engineering from University College London.
40pm), a brawny, testosteronefuelled action romp which follows a similar plot to Escape From New York.
A tight-lipped curiosity that vacillates between class-conscious social realism, brawny boxing drama and exceedingly dry romantic comedy, Florin Serban's stylish sophomore feature, "Box," shows significant formal progression from the Romanian helmer's 2010 debut, "If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle": There's tactile sensory texture here (in rich 35mm, no less) to match its fine character detail.
Georgia-Pacific paper products brand include Quilted Northern, Angel Soft, Brawny, announced it will invest $40 million to expand a Dixie paper products plant in Fort Smith, Arkansas.
MADE In Chelsea star Ollie Proudlock has transformed his body from scrawny to brawny in just six weeks.
The look also requires the 'Student Of The Year' star to look brawny with a different hair-do.
Rose Cceberio, a private duty registered nurse from Pittsburgh, PA, has been named the Brawny Industrial 2012 Great American Worker.
GEORGIA-PACIFIC HAS LAUNCHED A NATIONAL CAMPAIGN and partnership with Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) in conjunction with its Brawny paper towels brand to help support and raise awareness of the needs of injured service members and their families across the nation.
The Satu is a brawny, beefy, brawler of a knife and the Dua is the same, only a bit more compact.
com)-- Georgia-Pacific Professional introduces the newest extension of its durable wiper product line - the Brawny Industrial[TM] Surface System.
JASON STATHAM returns to what he does best - taking his shirt off as he whips bad guys to a pulp - in Olivier Megaton's brawny yet brainless sequel.
A husband has filed for divorce and asked a Tehran court to protect him from his brawny wife, saying she physically abuses him nightly when he gets home from work.